Willkommen in Deutschland! Welcome to Germany! If you’ve recently arrived, your head may be spinning from a combination of jetlag and the sheer amount of information coming your way.
Once upon a time, you read bedtime stories of princesses and knights and dreamed of living 800 years ago. Then you awoke in Europe, where the legends began.
Bargain hunters and savvy shoppers dream of deep discounts and deals. In Germany, outlet malls may be the answer to finding the sales and similar stores otherwise found in the States.
“We three kings of Orient are … bearing gifts we traverse afar … field and fountain, moor and mountain … following yonder star,” begins the popular Christmas carol. On Jan.
In Germany, if you are in an accident and your car does not have tires adequate for winter weather, you could be held responsible by authorities, even if you are not at fault.
Hornschlitten are those handsome old-fashioned sleds with runners that curl upward at the front.
Wintry weather is common in Europe through April. The last thing you want is to get caught without required equipment.
Rules for winter tires
German New Year’s Eve is also referred to as Sylvester Night. Named after a fourth century pope, the Feast of Saint Sylvester falls on December 31st.
It's time to start your last-minute shopping on the local economy. Stores and public offices will be closed Dec. 24-26. In Germany, the Christmas holiday is celebrated over a span of three days.
The holiday season is coming to an end soon...but it’s not quite over yet!  If you’ve spent the bulk of your weekends visiting Christmas markets far away and you’re tired of the long journeys, you’re...
Christmas markets in Germany are a must for everyone to experience during the Advent season.
Christmas is all about bringing families together during the most joyous time of the year.
Heading to Heidelberg during the holidays? Here are eight things you should know about the 2018 Christmas market.
This weekend is your last chance to experience the quaint St. Wendel Christmas market! Stroll along 130 stalls filled with local delicacies, arts and crafts and gifts for loved ones.
Founded in 16 B.C. by the Roman Empire during Augustus Caesar's rule, Trier is arguably Germany's oldest city and one of significant architectural and historical importance.
The capital of Germany hosts some of the largest attractions in the country with its detailed history to entertain tourists throughout the year.